Adventure in Africa

August 17, 2017

Date/Time
August 17, 2017
11:00 am - 2:30 pm

Location
The Virginia Zoo


Join the Virginia Zoo for an educational day featuring our favorite Okavango Delta friends. Enjoy discovery stations, fun activities, keeper chats and a special lecture presentation from Mary Wykstra. Mary is the Director of Action for Cheetahs in Kenya (ACK), and previously was the Kenya Director for Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) from 2001 to 2008. She has expe­ri­ence in both Kenya and in Namibia with data col­lec­tion, chee­tah research tech­niques, cap­ture and immo­bi­liza­tion, com­mu­nity devel­op­ment and edu­ca­tion.

 

Schedule:

11 am: Lecture by Mary Wykstra (ZooLive! stage)

Noon: Rhino Keeper Chat

1 pm: ZooLive! stage show featuring African Animal Ambassadors

2 pm: Giraffe Keeper Chat